The Portland Trail Blazers are coming off a 111-110 home win over the Phoenix Suns. Damian Lillard starred with 27 points (9-of-21 FG) and 5 assists. Carmelo Anthony had a good scoring night with 23 points (8-of-16 shooting) along with 8 rebounds.
Hassan Whiteside contributed 10 points (5-of-7 from the field) and 14 boards. Can Damian Lillard replicate his solid performance from last night’s win? Trail Blazers dropped the last matchup between the teams on the road. The Dubs have won only one of their last 5 games.
The Portland Trail Blazers have taken just 2 of 5. Both teams are expected to be mostly healthy for the matchup.
The Dubs possess a significant edge over the Blazers on the defensive end, ranking 20 spots ahead of them in takeaways.
The Trail Blazers are coming off a back-to-back. Portland Trail has 3 home games remaining until their next road matchup.